NEW YORK (AP) — Mets manager Buck Showalter was suspended for Monday’s series opener against the Atlanta Braves after Major League Baseball determined New York reliever Yoan López intentionally threw at Philadelphia slugger Kyle Schwarber the previous night.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Zandon and filly Nest are the morning-line favorites for the 148th Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, respectively, at Churchill Downs, which will host both marquee races at full capacity for the first time since 2019.

Five Red Tornadoes qualify for state

CHISHOLM – After a strong showing at regionals Saturday, Clinton track and field is sending five athletes to the Class 4A State Track Meet this weekend.

Reds outlast Elgin

CLINTON – Clinton baseball defeated Elgin 19-16 in a non-district matchup Friday evening.

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — John Force won the Circle K NHRA Four-Wide Nationals on Sunday at zMAX Dragway for his 155th Funny Car victory.